Touch-icon-iphone-76x76

Download Thrillophilia App

Book Tour and Activities on the Go!

X

Ask Question

Attractions

1462981813_17015995899_c4cd1bec30_b.jpg

Gyuto Monastery

Gyuto Monastery is one of the most famous and popular monasteries in Tibet. This monastery is well known for its tantric meditation and people there study a lot about this subject. It is also known for its various tantric ritual arts and Buddhist philosophy. Gyuto monastery was founded in the year 1474 by the prime disciple of the 1st Dalai Lama.

Location: It is situated in the town of Dharamshala which is easy to reach through road, rail as well as airways. Transportation is not a major issue while visiting the place.

Highlights: You can find majestic statues of Buddha with a backdrop of snow clad mountains covering it. If you want to have a nice afternoon, it is the most peaceful and serene place to be at.



Best time to visit: Since this is a monastery, there is no particular season that makes any difference. However, if you are planning a full trip of the place, April-May has to be the best months.
1462984159_6250399466_294db87e61_b.jpg

Kangra Fort

It is a famous fort located in the outskirts of the famous place Kangra near Dharamshala. This fort was built by the Royal Rajput family of the state of Kangra in the 15th Century. However, the fort was heavily damaged by an earthquake in the year 1905. Still, it has a good structure which attracts a lot of tourists.

Location: The distance of the fort from Dharamshala is around 20 km but it has proper connectivity to roadways which makes it easier to get there.

Highlights: The beautiful entrance is something what people love. The way the whole fort is built is completely marvelous. Inside the fort, you will find defaced statues of many lords that these people worship. This fort is considered as one of the most beautiful forts in India and people love it for the built structure.



Best time to visit: You can plan a visit anytime of the year.
Missing

St. Patrick's Church

Wondering what places to visit in Dalhousie? Just add St. Patrick's Church to your list. Dalhousie is said to be a melange of nature’s beauty and a glimpse of the Victorian era. Approximately at a distance of 2KM from Dalhousie, lies the St. Patrick’s Church. It is a 104 years old church, situated on Mother Nature’s lap. 

This route showcases the beguiling exquisiteness of Himachal Pradesh. Several devotees, tourists and travellers visit the church every year and our awe struck by its splendour. This is a very apt place for photography. One can visit the church any day between 9 AM to 5 PM.

TIMINGS:- Monday - Friday: 7.00 AM - 7.00 PM , Saturday: 7.00 AM - 7.00 PM , Sunday: 7.00 AM - 7.00 PM , Public Holidays: 7.00 AM - 7.00 PM

Activities and attractions:- Sightseeing, Place of worship

Tirthan_valley.jpg

Tirthan Valley

Drive away for some 60 kilometres from Kasol to hit this secluded heaven amidst the wild, called Tirthan valley. The magnificent view of the valley, non-concretised paths, the wilderness feel, all just amaze the tourists that visit this place. 

It is easily a complete day engagement place to visit in Kasol. One can relax besides the river and trek through the jungle to discover a waterfall in the valley. Tirthan valley is surely one of the best one-day getaway from Kasol and is a must visit to everybody that hit the land of Himachal.

Kasol is a small hill station in Himachal Pradesh, famous for its scenic beauty and little tourist destinations. Some of the Kasol places to visit have it all sorted for the tourists with decent number of tourist places and fun activities. 

Here, it is not just about the place or activity, it is also about knowing the hidden culture and traditions of this tiny hamlet. Being called the Israel of India, Kasol is filled with a mixture of India and Israeli culture that is worth a watch.  

Chhalal_village.jpg

Chhalal Village

One among the Israeli abodes in Kasol, Chhalal Village is one other place to visit in Kasol for tourists that look out for small attractions in the city. Redefining the beauty of nature and blending in Israeli culture, Chhalal is a quite wonderful place to spend a day. One can trek to this village witnessing the mystic atmosphere of the place. 

The best thing to do in this small town is to explore cafes and try out some of the best Israeli cuisine. Kasol, also known as the ‘Mini Israel’ of India, accommodates many other small hamlets like Chhalal that add to the overall experience of the tourists that visit Kasol.  

1487071876_pulga-11.jpg

Pulga Village

At a distance of approximately 16 kilometres, nested is this famous place to visit in Kasol called Pulga. Not so far from the city, this village welcomes all the tourists of Kasol. Pulga is best known for the temple or gurudwara in Parvati valley. The peaceful habitat has surprisingly large number of foreigners visiting the place throughout the year. Pulga village is one of the must visit for all the bag packers as it will enhance their love for bag packing as well as offbeat destinations. 

The village is also known for being the tea treasure of the Himalayan side. All in all Pulga village is a small but an exciting tourist destination that adds to the glory of this small town, Kasol. 

1465972804_khajjiar.jpg

Khajjar

Located approximately 2000 M above the sea level, Khajjar is popularly known as the mini Switzerland. So, if you are looking forward to spending some quality time with your better half, then Khajjar is a perfect destination to add flavour to your romance. 

Being blessed with dense Deodar forests, snow clad mountains and the captivating Khajjar Lake; this is an ideal picnic spot to be visited with friends and family. For all the nature lovers, Khajjar is a heaven on earth. The antiquated Khajjinag Temple, which was built in the 12th century, is also a well-known attraction here.

Activities and attractions:- Picnic spot, Sightseeing, Photography

 

1465973537_6133210768_282eb70ec7_b.jpg

Chamba Town

The Chamba town is situated on the banks of the River Ravi. It is one of the most intriguing places to visit in Dalhousie. Being an age old princely state, this place is blessed with marvellous architecture. The Chamba Town also proffers innumerable excursions for all you tourists. 

The temperature here is extreme; hence it is advisable that you explore this town during the chilly winters. Find faith in immaculate temples of Laxmi Narayan, Hari Rai and others. Admire the magnificent Akhand Chandi Palace and Rajmahal. Also, do not forget to visit the Bhuri Singh Museum, which exhibits the rich culture of Chamba. 

Activities and attractions:- Sightseeing, Historical Monuments, Museums, Places of Worship, etc.

 

 

Ask a Question

What You Should Know More About Dharamshala

  • When is the best time to visit Dharamshala?

    The best time to visit Dharamshala is during the month of March to about mid-July. Summers are said to be very welcoming during this time.

     

    The temperatures range somewhere between 22°C and 35°C. It’s also the ideal time for trekking tours on scenic trails dotted with flowers in full bloom.

  • How can I reach Dharamshala from Delhi?

    If you are planning to travel to Dharamshala from Delhi by road then the drive from Delhi via Chandigarh, Kiratpur and Bilaspur should take around 12-13 hours. Dharamshala is also well-connected to Delhi and other parts of North India by bus. The journey is almost 520 kilometres from Delhi.

     

    • By Air:

    If you are planning to travel by air then the nearest airport is at Gaggal, about 13 kilometres away from Dharamshala. Gaggal airport connects Dharamshala to Delhi via Air India and Spice Jet flights.

     

    • By Train:

    If you are planning to travel by train then the nearest major railway station is at Pathankot, 85 kilometres away. There are numerous trains that also go to Jammu and Kashmir that stop by in Pathankot. You can take a taxi or bus from Pathankot to reach Dharamshala.

  • How far is McLeodGanj from Dharamshala?

    McLeod Ganj is located at distance of 5.4 kms from Dharamshala.  You can take a bus from Pathankot which will cost around Rs 120 and take 4 hours to reach Dharamsala.

     

    If your bus does not go all the way to McLeod Ganj, another bus can take you the rest of the way for Rs 14 and will take around 15-20minutes.

  • Which are some famous winter treks in Dharamshala

    Dharamashala is another beautiful location in Himachal Pradesh.  Some of the treks which are very famous here are:

     

    Indrahar Pass Trek

    Another fascinating trek which you should definitely do during your visit to Dharamshala is the Indrahar Pass Trek.

     

     This trek offers you a chance to have a close view of the beautiful Dhauladhar and PirPanjal mountain ranges.  You will pass through green pastures, dense Deodar and Rhododendron forests during this trek.

     

    Best time:The best time to take this trek is between mid May to June and September to mid October.

    Difficulty level: The difficulty level varies from moderate to difficult.

     

    McleodGanj

    This is another of the beautiful trek in Dharamshala which you should definitely go for.  It is located in upper Dharamshala. One of the shortest trekking trails in Himachal Pradesh is McLeodganj to Triund Trek.

     

    Best time:The best time to take this trek is during the months from May to October.

    Difficulty level: The difficulty level is moderate.

     

    Dharamkot

    Dharamkot is a famous tourist village with dense Pine and Deodar forests. This is another fascinating trek which you should definitely opt for. The village provides a beautiful view of the Dhauladhar range.

     

    Best Time: The best time to head out for this trek is during the month of September to June.

    Difficulty level: The difficulty level is easy to moderate.

     

    Dal Lake Trek

    This is another of the most beautiful treks in Himachal Pradesh.  Dal Lake is among those sacred glacial lakes here. Positioned at an elevation of 3900 meters in Himachal Pradesh, Dal Lake is approachable from Indrahar Pass, Minkiani Pass and Gaj Pass.

     

    Best time: The best time to visit this lake is during the month of May to November when the climate is very pleasant.

    Difficulty level:The difficulty level of the trek is from moderate to difficult.

  • Which are some popular summer treks in Dharamshala?

    While in this beautiful location if you are looking for some summer treks then this trek is a must visit for you.

     

    Triund:

    Triund is a small hill in the Kangra district in the state of Himachal Pradesh which is known for its amazing beauty and surroundings. Triund offers you an escape into the amazing Himalayas.

     

    Best time:The months of May-June & September-October are the best time to visit this place.

    Difficulty level:The trek is a moderate level trek.

     

    Chamba Trek

    For those of you who are looking for some adventure amidst the mountains this is another trek which you should opt for this time. The trek offers you panoramic views which will definitely make your day.

     

    Best time: The best time to visit Chamba trek is from April to June when the temperature hovers around 14 °C (57 °F) and 35 °C (95 °F) and there are no risks of heavy snowfall and ice-cold nights.

    Difficulty level: This trek varies from  easy to a moderate trek.

     

    Kareri Lake Trek

    This is another beautiful trek which you should try. The Kareri Lake trek originates from Mcleodganj and leads to Kareri village at 1,800 meters passing through a thick pine forest and several small villages.

     

    Best time: The best time to take this trek is during the month of May- June and September–October.

    Difficulty level: The difficulty level of the trek varies from easy to moderate.

  • What are the best places to visit in Dharamshala for couples?

    Some of the best places for couples in Dharamshala are:

     

    Dal Lake:

    For all the romantic couples who are looking for some best places in Dharamshala then Dal Lake is definitely the place for you. This lovely lake is set in the midst of rich green Deodar woods at an elevation of 1,775 meters and oozes amazing quality in the serene environment.

     

    The lake is likewise known for a prevalent temple of Lord Shiva that is situated on its banks. Enjoy a romantic boat ride along with your beloved amidst lush Deodar Forest.

    Timings: Opens from 7:00 AM – 8:00 PM.

     

    Kangra Fort

    Another place in Dharamshala which is a must visit for you is the Kangra Fort. Witness dazzling history and great legacy at Kangra Fort, which is one of the best tourist spots here. Spend some time with your beloved while exploring the royal specimen of architecture was once an abode of the Royal family of Kangra.

     

    Timings: Opens from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

    Price: The approximate price is INR 150 per person for Indians and INR 300 per person for foreigners.

     

     

    Bhagsunag Waterfalls

    Get a chance to witness the milky cascading waterfall with your loved one while you visit this waterfall. Famously known as the Bhagsu Falls, this beautiful course is found couple of kilometers upslope from the Bhagsunag Temple.

     

    The waterfall is 20m in height and encompassed by unblemished natural beauty. Take a dip in the chilled water and refresh your mind and soul with your loved one here.

     

     

    Namgyal Monastery

    Namgyal Monastery is one of the most popular tourist places in Dharamshala. Housing 200 monks, the famous monastery is the largest Tibetan temple.

     

    Marvel at the sight of the prayer wheels, the décor and the Tibetan-style architecture as you explore the monastery.

    Timings:The monastery is open from 6:00 AM to 7:00 PM.

     

     

    Gyuto Monastery

    Get a glimpse of the tantric world while you visit this amazing monastery in Dharamshala. It is very famous for its research on Buddhist Philosophy, Tantric rituals, and Tantric meditation.

     

    This well known religious community was built in the memory of fighters who devoted their lives to the Tibetan Freedom War.

    Timings: Opens from 8:00 AM to 11:00 PM.

  • Which are the best places to visit in Dharamshala?

    Some of the best places to visit in Dharamshala are:

     

    Dal Lake

    This is another amazing place which is a must visit for you. Its enchanting magnificence and quiet setting make it a standout amongst the most famous spots to see in Dharamshala. The staggering lake is encompassed by extravagant green deodar plants and snow-capped mountains. The lake is situated at a height of 1775 m and its tranquility and appeal draw in a lot of tourist.

    Timings: Opens from 7:00 AM – 8:00 PM.

     

    Kangra Fort

    The Kangra Fort, which follows its inceptions to antiquated Trigarta Kingdom is the biggest fortress in the Himalayas and likely the most seasoned fort in India.

     

    Witness dazzling history and great legacy at Kangra Fort, which is one of the best tourist spots here. Although the fort is mostly in ruins but its beauty attracts a lot of tourist around the world.

     

    Timings: Opens from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

    Price: The approximate price is INR 150 per person for Indians and INR 300 per person for foreigners.

     

    Namgyal Monastery

    Another amazing place which is a must visit for you in Dharamshala is the Namgyal Monastery. The monastery is said to be the largest monastery housing 200 monks.

     

    Witness the prayer wheels, the décor and the Tibetan-style architecture as you explore the monastery.

    Timings: The monastery is open from 6:00 AM to 7:00 PM.

     

    Tsuglagkhang Complex

     

    Situated on the Temple Road, the Tsuglagkhang Complex is a religious centre and one of the main interests in Dharamshala. It was built when His Holiness Dalai Lama went to India for the first time in 1959.

     

    The complex is a standout amongst the most amazing spots to see in Dharamshala and includes Dalai Lama's abode and monastery.

     

    Timings: Opens from 6:00 AM to 7:00 PM.

  • What all things can be done in Dharamshala?

    Some of the things to do in Dharamshala are:

    Paragliding:

    In Dharamsala, a number of places provide you with this thrilling activity. It is an incredible movement to enjoy if you pine for the adrenaline rush that comes with any adventure sports.

     

     The natural landscape of this zone makes it a much more interesting place for the tourist. A place where you can go for this paragliding activity are Dharamshala Flying Club etc.

    Approximate Cost: Ranges between 2000 to 8000 Rupees per person.


    Camping

    The beautiful contours and the hilly terrain make for an incredible camping experience in and around Dharamsala. The clear skies and the fresh air enrich the camping experience and make it more enjoyable. The trail between Dharamsala and McLeodGanj makes for a great camping spot.


    Triund, Camp Chrysalid, Soaring Eagles Peaks, Youreka are few of the places where you can go out for camping.

    Approximate Cost: Ranges between INR 2000 to 5000 per person.


    Kareri Lake Trek

    Kareri Lake is located approximately 40 kilometers North of Dharamsala and in the Dhauladhar Range. The route is filled with beautiful green vegetation and flora, unique to the Himalayas. To get here, you need to start trekking from Ghera village.

     

    Best time: The best time to do this trek is during the month of April to June and October to January.

    Approximate Cost: Ranges between INR 2000 to 5000 per person.

     

    Visit the Kangra Fort

    The Kangra Fort, which follows its inceptions to antiquated Trigarta Kingdom is the biggest fortress in the Himalayas and likely the most seasoned fort in India. Witness dazzling history and great legacy at Kangra Fort, which is one of the best tourist spots here.

     

    Although the fort is mostly in ruins but its beauty attracts a lot of tourist around the world.

     

    Timings: Opens from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

    Price: The approximate price is INR 150 per person for Indians and INR 300 per person for foreigners.

     

    Visit the Monasteries:

    There are lot monasteries in Dharamshala which you must explore during your vacation here. Some of them are:

    • Namgyal Monastery which is located at McleodGanj, Dharamshala
    • Gyuto Monastery which is located at a distance of 8 km from Dharamshala and 13 km from McLeod Ganj, Gyuto Monastery is located at Sidhbari on the main road to Palampur.
    • Tsuglagkhang Complex is located at McleodGanj, Dharamshala
    • Dip Tse Chok Ling is located at Camel Track Road, McLeod Ganj, Dharamsala.

  • What all adventure sports can be done in Dharamshala?

    If you are looking for some thrilling activities in Dharamshala then you can try some of the activities like:

    Paragliding

    Feel the thrill as you head out for one of the most thrilling activities in Dharamshala. The natural landscape of this region makes it a much more interesting place for the tourists. A place where you can go for this paragliding activity is Dharamshala Flying Club.

    Approximate Cost: Ranges between INR 2000 to 8000 Rupees per person.

     

    Trekking

    Trekking is another favourite adventurous activity here. There are lots of treks which you can opt for in Dharamshala. Some of the best treks which you can head out here are:

     

    Kareri Lake Trek

    Kareri Lake is located approximately 40 kilometers North of Dharamsala and in the Dhauladhar Range. The route is filled with beautiful green vegetation and flora unique to the Himalayas.

     

     To get here, you need to start trekking from Ghera village. The best time to do this trek is during the month of April to June and October to January.

     

    Difficulty Level: The difficulty level is easy to moderate.

     

    Triund Trek

    Triund is a small hill in the Kangra district in the state of Himachal Pradesh which is known for its amazing beauty and surroundings.

     

    Triund offers you an escape into the amazing Himalayas.  The months of May-June & September-October are the best time to visit this place.

    Difficulty level: The trek is a moderate level trek.

     

    McleodGanj Trek

    This is another of the beautiful treks in Dharamshala which you should definitely go for.  It is located in upper Dharamshala.

     

    One of the shortest trekking trails in Himachal Pradesh is McLeodganj to Triund Trek. The best time to take this trek is during the month of May to October.

    Difficulty level: The difficulty level is moderate.

     

    Indrahar Pass Trek

    Another fascinating trek which you should definitely do during your visit to Dharamshala is the Indrahar Pass Trek. This trek offers you a chance to have a close view of beautiful Dhauladhar and PirPanjal mountain ranges. 

     

    You will pass through green pastures, dense Deodar and Rhododendron forests during this trek The best time to take this trek is between mid May to June and September to mid October.

    Difficulty level: The difficulty level varies from moderate to difficult.

     

    Camping

    Camping is another great adventurous sport which you should try here. The clear skies and the fresh air enrich the camping experience and make it more enjoyable.

     

     A lot of shops provide camping equipment in Dharamshala or you can opt to carry your own.  The trail between Dharamsala and McLeodGanj make for a great camping spot and one often encounters scores of campers here.

  • Which markets are famous for Shopping in Dharamshala?

    If you are looking for some shopping options in Dharamshala then there are a lot of places which you can head out to like:

     

    Kotwali Bazar

    Kotwali Bazar is the Shopping Hub of Dharamshala. The most noisiest part of Dharamshala, it appears the entire city spins around Kotwali Bazar. It is exceptionally well known for the things that are accessible at an ideal cost.

     

    Location: The Kotwali Bazar is located at MDR 45, Sudher, Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh

    Timings:  Open from 9:00 AM–10:00 PM

     

    Jogiwara Road

    Jogiwara is outstanding for being a being a shopper’s paradise. This place was not begun as a promoting center point, but rather with slows down and shops coming up on the road and then slowly into a shopping place. A few Tibetan relics are accessible in the shops here.

    Location: Potala Road, Sudher, Dharamshala

    Timings: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM

     

    McLeod Ganj Central Square

    This square is loaded with road shops that add an amaze to the place. It brags of the renowned Nowrojee and Sons that happens to be the most seasoned shop in the city. Handicrafts and wooden carvings are an unquestionable purchase from this incredible shop.

    Location:McLeod Ganj, Dharamshala

    Timings: 10:30 AM - 9:30 PM

     

    Divine Buddha Handicrafts

    Divine Buddha Handicrafts is the best place to be. Popular for bringing individuals from various corners of the world together trying to look for the Dalai Lama's favoring, this store goes about as the ideal place to offer religious items. You can look for Buddha miniatures, brass statue resin sculpture, antique figures, crystal jewelry, wooden and stone beads and many more.

    Location:Divine Buddha Handicrafts is located at Temple Road, Dharamshala.

    Timings: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

     

    Semshook Tibetan Handicraft

    Semshook Tibetan Handicraft is a standout amongst the most well known shops in this bumpy city. This is a shop that deals in Italian and Tibetan designed clothes. You can order customized designs in this small little shop.

    Location:Semshook Tibetan Handicraft is located near Hotel Dream Land, Mcleodganj, Dharamshala

    Timings: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

  • Which are some best restaurants in Dharamshala?

    While you are a new destination you would definitely want to taste some of the delicious cuisine there.  There are a lot of restaurants where you can enjoy a delicious meal in Dharamshala. Some of them are:

     

    Seed Café

    From delicious sandwiches, pancakes, pizzas, lasagnas, pastas, noodles, continental bakes to sinful desserts Seed café has it all. Encompassed by glass windows, it has floor seating in addition to tables by the side. You can sit here for hours, read a book, play a game of chess or simply gaze at the stunning Dhauladhar range outside.

    Location: Seed Café is located at Jogiwara Road, McLeodGanj.

    Price: Approximate price is INR 400 for 2 persons.

    Timings: Opens from 8:00 AM to 10:00 PM.

     

    Hummingbird Café

    Located inside the Norbulingka Institute this beautiful bistro is set around an exquisite garden. The combination with a cappuccino and a slice of new custom made lemon cake is something which you cannot miss here. What's more, when hunger throbs are solid, go for the pizza, momos, or the thukpa.

    Location:Hummingbird Café is located around 11km from the main square McLeodGanj, Sidhpur, Dharamsala.

    Price: The approximate price starts from INR 150-200

    Timings: Opens from 7:00 AM – 9:00 PM.

     

     

    Namgyal Café

    Set inside the Dalai Lama's temple, most of the waiters are volunteers from a school for Tibetan Refugee children. This place has a great atmosphere, alongside some aromas of the delicious meal. They offer everything from sandwiches to pastas and also are self loaded with fascinating books.

    Location: Namgyal Café is located at Forsyth Ganj-Mcleod Ganj Road,Dharamshala

    Timings: Opens from 10:00 AM–8:30 PM

    Price: Approximate price for 2 is INR 400.

     

    Tibet Kitchen

    Enjoy the scrumptious Tibetan goodies at this restaurant.  The restaurant serves Bhutanese dishes on the menu like thenthuks, thukpas, sausages, and succulent momos. The soulful ambience and the amazing sitting arrangement here will definitely bring a smile on your face.

    Location: Tibet Kitchen is located at Jogiwara Road, House #1, Mcleodganj Main Square, Dharamshala

    Timings: Opens from 12:00 PM – 9:30 PM.

    Price: The approximate price cost INR 150 – 400 for 2 people.

  • What are the best resorts to stay in Dharamshala?

    Some of the best resorts which you can opt for in Dharamshala are:

     

    Indraprastha Spa Resort, Dharamshala

    If you are looking for that perfect resort where you can spend some amazing time the Indraprastha Spa Resort is the best for you. Everything from the rooms to food and service keeps the customer satisfied. There are also free Wi-Fi connections and an outdoor pool where you can relax for some time.

    Price: The approximate price cost around INR 6000- 10,000 per night

    Location: Indraprastha Spa Resort is located near Dal Lake, Dharamshala.

     

     

    Dharamshala -The Sanctuary

    Another best resort which you can head out to is ‘Dharamshala -The Sanctuary’. This resort provides you the best atmosphere and ambience to make your stay a comfortable one. One can also enjoy the view of Baner river and Dhauladhar mountains from its balcony.

    Price: The approximate price starts from INR 4000 - INR 5000 per night

    Location: Dharamshala- The Sanctuary is located at a distance of 8 KM from the city of Dharamshala.

     

    Royal Palace Resort

    For those of you who are looking for a resort which is near to all the amazing attractions in Dharamshala then the Royal Palace Resort is the perfect place for you. The hotel is set against a mountain backdrop which gives you a stunning view of the nature.

    Price: The approximate price starts from INR 3000 - INR 4000 per night

    Location: Royal Palace Resort is located at Bhagsunag, Mcleodganj, Upper Dharamshala

     

     

     

    Leisure Vacations Karnika Resort

    Offering some stunning views from the balcony, this is another great resort in Dharamshala which you should try. Leisure Vacations Karnika Resort has all the state of art facilities for a modern day to day use.

    Price: The approximate price starts from INR 3000 – INR 5000 per night.

    Location: The resort is located in the Darnoo region of Dharamshala.

     

    Snow Hermitage Resort

    Snow Hermitage Resort is the best place which you can opt for in Dharamshala. It has all the amenities of a modern hotel and has a good friendly staff that makes your stay even more pleasant. The resort is very famous for offering amazing scenic views.

    Price: The approximate price cost around INR 3000 per room.

    Location: Snow Hermitage Resort is located in the Kand village in Dharamshala.

  • How difficult is Bara Bhangal trek? Is it worth doing it?

    Bara Bhangal trek is said to be a challenging trek with the toughest routes. Bara Bhangal is also known as Shepherd Trek. Although this is a challenging trek the panorama en route makes it worth doing it.

     

    The verdant landscape is something which you would not want to miss. This trek takes around 11/ 12 days. The best time to do this trek is during the month of Mid May to Mid October.

  • What is the difficulty level of Kareri Lake trek?

    The Kareri lake trek is long (11.5 kilometres from Kareri village) and is known as a moderate trek. It starts off steep and then slowly becomes even.

     

    Situated high between the ranges of Dhauladhar Kareri Lake is another hidden glacial lake which you should definitely explore.

  • What is special about Bhrigu Lake Trek? Is it worth doing it?

    If you are a beginner and looking for some amazing trekking experiences than Bhrigu Lake trek is a must do trek for you. Situated high up in the valleys of Kullu and lying east of the famous Rohtang pass, the Bhrigu Lake floats at an altitude of 14,000 ft.

     Yes, it is definitely worth doing it. The perplexing lake is considered to have divine streaks. The vistas on the way to the lake make the trek unique and unparalleled experience.

  • Is it worth doing Indrahar Pass Trek? What is the level of difficulty?

    Perched at a towering height of 4,324ft, Indrahar Pass trek is another great trek that entices trekkers from across the globe. Discover the natural beauty and the fascinating charm of the high Indrahar Pass, the trekkers will also get to explore and enjoy camping around the Lahesh Caves on their way.

     

    The ascent to the Indrahar Pass involves a continual climb often over boulders. The difficulty of the trek is from moderate to challenging.

  • What is the difficulty level of the Triund trek? How much will it cost me approximately?

    Triund trek is known as the most beautiful trek yet a short trek in Mcleodganj  Dharamshala. Triund trek is a moderate level trek. One can witness the panoramic views of the Bhagsu village and distant views of Shivalik hills and plains of Kangra valley.

     

    The trek starts from Mcleodganj and gradually you will climb uphill. The approximate cost will be around INR 1500.

  • Which monasteries are a must visit in Dharamshala?

    While you are visiting this amazing destination you would definitely want to explore some of the stunning monasteries here. Some of the beautiful monasteries which you should visit are:

    • Namgyal Monastery
    • Gyuto Monastery
    • Tsuglagkhang Complex
    • Dip Tse Chok Ling
    • Tibetan Buddhism Monastery
    • Tse Chokling Gompa
    • Nyingmapa Monastery
    • Nechung Monastery

Traveller Tales from Dharamshala

1485441307_225.png

Vikram Meel

10 April 2015

As the trek started from Dharamshala, we all were looking forward to it. McLeod Ganj and then Kareri Lake...the trek was pretty easy and filled with awesome moments. The villages on the way were way better than we thought and for a moment we all felt like settling down there permanently.

1485441325_187.png

Trishita Chatterjee

04 May 2015

Guys, this can be called as one of the best treks in the entire country. The beauty and the feel that it offers are simply above all. If you happen to miss it, you will miss it forever. Pack your bags, book your dates and just go for this one without even thinking twice.

1485441314_85.png

Pallavi Rao

06 April 2015

Our group of 6 people from Delhi had lot of fun and are happy to give a thumbs up for the Kareri Lake trek and experience. Within the span of 5 days, we had unlimited fun and the trails were so appealing. Really, a must trek to take for the beginners.

1485441311_272.png

Rishab Jain

14 April 2015

We did the Kareri Lake trek during the summers. Even during that time, it was so beautiful and made our trek ever-memorable. The trekking guides carried out the entire trek so decently. Planning to visit the lake during the winters now!

1485441312_252.png

Rohan Mittal

14 April 2015

We did the Kareri Lake trek during the summers. Even during that time, it was so beautiful and made our trek ever-memorable. The tour guides carried out the entire trek so decently. Planning to visit the lake during the winters now!

1485441310_219.png

Arnab Dey

08 April 2015

Rocky trails, Rocky Mountains…on the whole the trip was rocking dude. Had the most amazing time with a group of 10 members and the The organizing team did their best in enhancing the fun and excitement of the trek.

1485441314_166.png

Ekta Agarwal

06 April 2015

While I was looking for a short trek in Himachal, one of my colleague suggested this Kareri Lake trek to me. I found this trek as the same as my colleague said. Really, the Kareri Lake trek will hold you aback!

1485441310_152.png

Sankalp Agarwal

08 April 2015

It was only when locals told me, I believed that this place actually remains frozen in winters. What a view…no tough trekking…it’s a child’s play. Now that I’ve returned from Kareri I can actually say it.

1485441306_73.png

Neha Pandey

17 April 2015

This experience was truly amazing and I got to explore a whole different side of adventure travel. Everything was amazing! Will return soon for more! Loved the glaciers and pristine skies and rivers!

Listings in Dharamshala